Stories tagged: separation
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018
The Trump administration separated 81 migrant children from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border since the June executive order that stopped the general practice amid a crackdown on illegal crossings, …
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018
Families who were separated at the U.S.-Mexico border by the Trump administration and then reunited with their children say they are suffering deep emotional wounds and want the U.S. government …
Wed., July 25, 2018
The immigrant parents arrived at Catholic Charities in white vans with their children, their paperwork and almost nothing else.
Sun., July 15, 2018
Six-year-old Jelsin Aguilar Padilla flew from New York City Saturday to be reunited with his mother after they were separated shortly after they crossed the U.S.-Mexico border illegally.
Tue., June 19, 2018
Ted Cruz has staged a dramatic about-face on the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policies, laying bare how politically damaging the issue of separating children from parents accused of crossing …
Tue., June 19, 2018
The practice of separating children from their parents, a result of the Trump administration’s new hard-line immigration enforcement policy, has unfolded largely in the dark, separated from the public and …
UPDATED: Thu., June 14, 2018
Casa Padre now houses more than 1,400 immigrant boys, dozens of them forcibly separated from their parents at the border by a new Trump administration “zero-tolerance” policy.
Thu., June 14, 2018
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he’s not comfortable with a Trump administration policy that separates children and parents at the southern border, as House Republicans, under increasing pressure to …
Tue., June 12, 2018
How many detainees at SeaTac prison are separated from children? Immigration advocates determined to find out.
“Chaos” is how an immigrant advocate describes trying to learn more about roughly 200 people sent to a SeaTac Federal Detention Center by immigration authorities. Still unknown: Exactly how many …